5 of the best Basque restaurants in Boise

5 of the best Basque restaurants in Boise

The Basque culture is an important landscape of the city of Boise. With one of the largest populations of Basque heritage outside of the Basque Country itself, Boise has hundreds of years of culture and history that has helped Boise grow into what it is today. There...
Floating the Boise River: how to, rules, and where to rent a raft

Floating the Boise River: how to, rules, and where to rent a raft

Floating the Boise River is a fun summer activity for people of (mostly) all ages and abilities. Because the river is not very deep, it means bringing your kids (with life vests of course) is a great way to get them outside and on the water. There are a number of...
Things to do in Idaho City, Idaho: Day trips from Boise

Things to do in Idaho City, Idaho: Day trips from Boise

Idaho City is one of the coolest day trips from Boise, and one of the closest cities to Boise that is preserved in the Gold Rush era in Idaho. The city offers history, shopping, eating, hiking, and even swimming. Here are our favorite things to do in Idaho City,...
Hike to Alice Lake in the Sawtooth Mountain Wilderness

Hike to Alice Lake in the Sawtooth Mountain Wilderness

Alice Lake is a moderate- to expert-level hike in the Sawtooth Mountains. Near Stanley, Idaho and Redfish Lake, the Alice Lake hike is best used from June to October, and if you travel outside of that you will likely develop a treacherous path and a bunch of snow. The...
6 of our favorite Boise sports bars

6 of our favorite Boise sports bars

If you are a sports fan, finding a place to watch a game can be one of the most important things to find when moving to a town. Although Boise has no high-level professional sports, we are fans of plenty of sports, including Boise State Football, Idaho Steelheads...
Our favorite things to do in Boise with kids

Our favorite things to do in Boise with kids

Boise, Idaho is a fun place and there are plenty of things to do within the city. But if you have kids in tow and are looking for a day of adventure for them, there is plenty to do. Here are our favorite things to do in Boise with kids. Click the links below to skip...
13 of the best day trips from Boise

13 of the best day trips from Boise

Boise is amazing place — both to live and to visit. But there are plenty of amazing places that also make a Boise great day trips. Whether you like wilderness, history, or city life, here are our favorite day trips from Boise, Idaho. Click the links below to...
9 of our favorite Boise restaurants with outdoor seating

9 of our favorite Boise restaurants with outdoor seating

Summer in Boise is a beautiful time. Idaho has very little humidity, it gets warm during the day and cool at night, and it doesn’t get dark until after 10 p.m. Enjoying your days on the river or on a hike can be amazing, but ending your days at one of the many...